I have some glorious news this Monday morning: I’ve been quietly working on a new layout for the blog over the last week. V+V has officially got it’s first makeover. Check it out. I still have some edits to make, but I’m loving the crisp new look!
CHECK BACK FOR FUTURE GIVEAWAYS & CONTESTS! 🙂 THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED, AND MOTIF PILLOWS FOR MAKING THIS POSSIBLE!!!
Guess what? Vim & Vintage is hosting its first giveaway!
I’m so pumped to be partnering with Motif Pillows on this awesome giveaway! Fabric is such a great way to bring color and personality into your home, and Motif Pillows has a wide variety of exclusive fabrics to choose from. The Charleston-based online boutique features custom pillow covers in an eclectic mix of patterns and colors. Each is handmade by the very creative and talented Priscilla, who sources the latest designer fabrics and sews each pillow cover herself!
Priscilla is giving ONE LUCKY BLOG FOLLOWER a pillow cover of their choice! That’s right – the winner gets to PICK OUT ANY PILLOW COVER (up to a $70 value)! You can choose one of the featured numbered styles below, or look through the hundreds of styles in her shop to find your perfect match!
Contest closes at 12am CDT on Friday, April 25th,2014. The winner will be announced Friday morning around 9am Central on Vim & Vintage’s Facebook page! Good luck!
(The fine print: Winner will be selected at random. Giveaway is for (1) pillow cover and shipping, and does not include the pillow form to stuff the pillow. You must like both Motif Pillows & Vim & Vintage on Facebook to be eligible. If in the event contest winner does not respond within 72 hours of announcement, a new winner will be selected.)
So I recently learned that Sherwin Williams entire numbering system is in the process of changing! Many of you familiar with the system know it was a 4 number system, and now they’re going to a 5 number system. And the numbers are not similar at all. For example, Pure White was SW 7005, and now is SW 30008.
Translation: I’m gonna have to relearn all of my most favorite numbers again! EEEKKK. Oh well. I GUESS I’ll adapt.
The silver lining? Word is there is about a 100 new colors in this new system.
Oh and these are what the new swatch cards look like:
They remind me of trading cards. I think I kinda like them.
How do you other designers/home renovator/Sherwin Williams paint lovers feel about this? Love it or hate it??